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I need to try to help Hudson the wonder dog, as her annual bout with skin allergies has sprung up virtually overnight, and she is suddenly spending a great deal of her time attempting to chew all the hair off the base of her tail. Hopefully a bath and some topical treatments will help with this, because the poor thing seems completely miserable at the moment. Also, the bald butt look is not working for her.

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25. Re: Out of the Blue Aug 31, 2012, 04:22 Bet
 
Blue wrote on Aug 30, 2012, 17:58:
Julio wrote on Aug 30, 2012, 17:17:
No need for any driving tests, just take away their licenses at 75. Easy, cheap and by the time I get there I'll be happy to not be driving anymore.

It will free up traffic for those who can actually drive (and save some lives).

They should take the 100 year old who did this out back and shoot him.
Fatal accidents per 1000 drivers (by age) from 2009 (National Safety Council).

Any guesses what it shows?

19-under: 38
20-24: 36
25-34: 24
35-44: 20
45-54: 20
55-64: 18
65-74: 18
75-over: 28

Yes there's a jump for the elderly, which makes them slightly worse than 25-34 year olds. However, you'd make the roads *far* safer by banning drivers under 25 than those over 75. Not to mention how many more of them there are in total.

Just sayin'...

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That would explain why the 40,000+ highway fatalities a year aren't all caused by the elderly?!

Now who's going to volunteer to drive around those above age 65 to where they need to go? Emphasis on the 'volunteer', as in, not paid, on demand, in the middle of the day. Like the people driving themselves at that age as it is.

Logistics.
 
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